Opening Concert with NEW Sinfonia and the Festival Choir

Saturday 17 September 19:30 St Asaph Cathedral


Opening concert with NEW Sinfonia and the Festival Choir, made up of St Asaph Choral Society and friends. A celebration of composer John Hosking, including the World Premiere of his Missa pro defunctis.

Cyngerdd agoriadol gyda NEW Sinfonia a Chôr yr Ŵyl, sef aelodau o Gymdeithas Gorawl Llanelwy a ffrindiau. Dathliad o waith y cyfansoddwr John Hosking, gan gynnwys Premiere Byd o’i Missa pro defunctis.


John Hosking – Andante for organ and orchestra (World premiere)

Conductor: John Hosking. Organist: Graham Eccles


John Hosking – Music to hear (World premiere)

Piano: John Hosking. Soprano: Olivia Hunt


John Hosking – Music (First performance with orchestral accompaniment)

Conductor: John Hosking. Soprano: Olivia Hunt


NEW Sinfonia. Conductor: Robert Guy

Gabriel Fauré - Pavane
Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on Greensleeves
Jean Sibelius - Valse Trieste

Egwyl / Interval

John Hosking – Missa pro defunctis (World Premiere)

Conductor: John Hosking. Soprano soloists: Olivia Hunt & Jennie Coates

  1. Introit
  2. Kyrie
  3. Dies Irae
  4. Pie Jesu
  5. Sanctus and Benedictus
  6. Agnus Dei
  7. In Paradisum
  8. Epilogue - Adagio (Orchestra only)